B..P.Q. 533, Revised Effective March 1, 1945
UNITED STATES DEPBMNT 07 AGRICULTURE AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH ADMINISTRATION BUREAU OF ENTOMOLOGY AND PLANT QUARANTINE DOMESTIC QUARANTINE NOTICES
JAPANESE BEETLE QUARANTINE EGULATIONS MODIFIED
Introductory note.--This revision of the administrative instructions
(3. -.P. Q, 533) makes no change in the list of articles that are exempted from Japanese beetle certification. The revision is solely for the purpose of bringing the citation of authority into line with the appropriate proviso in the current
revision of the quarantine.
S301.48 Administrative instructions; articles exempt from certifig tion.
Pursuant to the authority conferred upon the Chief of the Bureau of Entomology and Plant arantine by the second proviso of the Japanese beetle quarantine (10 7R 191, a 301.48), the following articles, the interstate movement of which is not considered to constitute a risk of Japanese beetle dissemination, are hereby
exempted from the requirements of the regulations of that quarantine.
er stock: Under this classification, the following articles are hereby ezapted:
True bulbs, corns, and tubers, when dormant, except for storage growth,
and when free from soil-.
Single dhia tubers or small dahlia root-divisions when free from
stems, cavities, and soil.
(Dahlia tubers, other than single tubers or small root-divisions
meeting these conditions, require certification.)
Orchid plants when growing exclusively in 0saunda fiber.
Trailing arbutus or Mayflower (&iga repens), when free from soil.
Moss and clubsoss, ground-pine or running-pine, when free from soil.
Soil-free aquatic plants.
Soil-free sweetpotato draws.
Soil-free plant cuttings without roots.
Soil-free rooted cuttings, which, at the time of shipment, have not developed a root system sufficient to conceal larvae of the Japanese
Cat flowers: Under this classification, cut orchids are hereby exempted.
These instructions shall be effective March 1, 1945, and shall thereafter remain in effect until further modified or revoked.
(Sec. 8, 39 Stat. 1165, 44 Stat. 250; 7 U.S.C. 1940 ed. 161; 10 R 1951%. I 30148.)
Done at Washington, D. C., this 10th day of February 1945.
AVARY S. HOYT
Acting Chief, Bureau of ntomologE and Plant Q uarantine
UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA 3 1262 09312 1829